1994-2001 Yamaha Venture/V-Max 500 Series Snowmobile Service Manual, Page 120Get this manual

1994-2001 Yamaha Venture/V-Max 500 Series Snowmobile Service Manual, Page 120

_ Do not use hammer to drive the piston pin out CRANKCASE AND CRANKSHAFT 1Remove: Engine brackets CD Crankcase (lower) NOTE:
have been loosened 1ft he case halves are tightly stuck together, tap lightly on the tabs indicated on the crankcase with
soft-head hammer The slits shown in the crankcase can be used to remove it Be sure not to damage the mating surfaces 2Remove: